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The 192nd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.871 189th (2015 - 2016)

An Act establishing a foreclosure review division of the Superior Court

By Mr. McGee, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 871) of Thomas M. McGee, Timothy R. Madden, Carolyn C. Dykema, Sean Garballey and other members of the General Court for legislation to establish a foreclosure review division of the Superior Court. The Judiciary.

Bill Information

Presenter:
Thomas M. McGee

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to facilitate forthwith the just, expeditious and final resolution of cases involving the recent crisis in foreclosures of mortgages on real property, including determinations of real estate title if necessary, therefore, it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience.

Cosponsors

Name District/Address
Thomas M. McGee Third Essex
Timothy R. Madden Barnstable, Dukes and Nantucket
Carolyn C. Dykema 8th Middlesex
Sean Garballey 23rd Middlesex
Carmine L. Gentile 13th Middlesex
Timothy J. Toomey, Jr. 26th Middlesex
Marjorie C. Decker 25th Middlesex

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